Celtic CL success benefits all
The SPL confirmed that “solidarity funding” from UEFA would
increase to ?1.5million with the sum shared equally among the 12
The league said the bonus would “partly offset the financial
damage caused to the League by the loss of Rangers from the
“Our congratulations go to all at Celtic FC on once again
reaching the group stages of the UEFA Champions League,” SPL chief
executive Neil Doncaster said.
“Their success is a welcome boost for the entire game in
Scotland – both financially and reputationally.
“Ahead of the start of Scotland’s World Cup qualifying campaign
next week, last evening is a timely reminder that Scottish football
still has a rightful place at European football’s top table.”